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National Origin Discrimination

Whether an employee or job applicant's ancestry is Polish, Irish, Ukrainian, Japanese, Iraqi, American Indian, or any other nationality, he or she is entitled to the same employment opportunities as anyone else. The national origin discrimination lawyers in our Dallas office represent employees in discrimination disputes against employers. If you believe you have a claim of national origin discrimination, please contact us.

National origin discrimination occurs when an employer discriminates against an employee because he or she comes from a particular place, because of ethnicity, or because of a particular accent. The discrimination can also be because of perceived ethnicity. It is also for employer to discriminate against an employee because the employee is married to someone of a particular nationality. Since the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, the EEOC has been inundated with claims of national origin discrimination against individuals perceived to be of Arab decent. Our Texas national origin discrimination lawyers represent employees through the EEOC process to ensure that each claim receives the attention it deserves. Employers are often represented by attorneys, and you should be to.

Discrimination comes in a number of forms, and can include decisions about hiring, firing, layoff, promotion, training programs, job assignments, and other terms and conditions of employment. Harassment can also be a form of national origin discrimination, if the harassment is severe or pervasive.

The national origin discrimination lawyers in our Dallas office fight harassment and national origin discrimination every day. Submit your case to our Texas national origin discrimination lawyers.

Protecting Employees Who Have Been Discriminated Against Because Of Their Language

An employer may not discriminate against an employee because of a foreign accent. An English fluency requirement is only permissible if required to actually perform the job. English-only rules may only be adopted for nondiscriminatory reasons.

We Fight For Employees Who Are Not U.S. Citizens

Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination against individuals employed in the United States, regardless of citizenship. The employment lawyers in our Dallas office fight against language discrimination and citizenship discrimination. Contact us today to have our attorneys fight for your employee rights.

Contact Our Employment Lawyers Immediately

The law imposes strict deadlines that a victim of national origin discrimination must meet to bring a claim. This deadline is generally 45 days for most federal employees. For State and private sector workers, the deadline is generally 180 to 300 days. If you believe you are a victim of national origin employment discrimination, please contact us immediately. Our Texas national origin discrimination lawyers will fight for your employee rights.

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